|Best of the Best, Ep. 75: Summer Replacement - Andrew Krukowski and Mark Gonzales|
There ain't no cure for the summer time blues, except Best of the Best.
Keywords: Best of the Best; summer replacement; podcast; episode 75
|''Frankie Laine Time'' - 5 September 1956|
An episode of the summer replacement variety series "Frankie Laine Time". Guests include the singer popular with youth (Johnnie Ray), the comedian (Gene Baylos), the dancer (???), the obscure traditional pop singer (Ann Gilbert), and the token African-American (Eddie Heywood). Most variety show episodes give you 1 or 2 of these things, this one gives you all five!
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; Variety Show; Variety Series; Frankie Laine; Frankie Laine Time; Summer Replacement; Johnnie Ray; Ann Gilbert; Eddie Heywood
|''Perry Presents'' - 11 July 1959|
An episode of summer replacement series "Perry Presents", broadcast on NBC. Perry does not appear in this show, but it DOES feature Tony Bennett, Gloria DeHaven and The Four Lads. If you do not enjoy these performers, then avoid this upload, as the show is focused on these 3 acts. Commercials intact (for RCA, nylon tyres, and Sunbeam). WARNING: There is a VERY annoying time-code on this copy. It's very annoying and gets in the way...
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; 1950s; 50s; Fifties; Perry Presents; Music; Pop music; Song; Songs; Traditional Pop; Tony Bennett; Gloria DeHaven; The Four Lads; Singer; Annoying time-code; Summer replacement; Oldies; RCA; Sunbeam; 1959